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Mortensen Riverfront Plaza

Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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August 2018

River Reads

Wednesday, August 15, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Mortensen Riverfront Plaza Hartford, CT 06103 United States

Riverfront Recapture and the Hartford Public Library have partnered up to bring you River Reads, featuring different books and guest readers each week. Bring your lunch, and leave with a book from the mobile library. Books for August are: 8/1: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho 8/8: A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle 8/15: Girls of a Tender Age: A Memoir by Mary-Ann Tirone Smith, with guest reader, Mary Tirone Smith 8/22: Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain 8/29:…

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Yoga Flow on the River

Wednesday, August 15, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Mortensen Riverfront Plaza Hartford, CT 06103 United States

Riverfront Recapture has partnered with Hartford Sweat to bring free yoga to the riverfront, every Wednesday night. Stretch and strengthen your body and mind in this class designed to link movement with breath, allowing you to unwind and connect. This class is accessible to all bodies. BYOM.

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Dragon Boat & Asian Festival

Saturday, August 18, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mortensen Riverfront Plaza Hartford, CT 06103 United States

The Riverfront Dragon Boat & Asian Festival bring 80 teams will paddle a 500m course in three heats, and spectators (and paddlers) can enjoy the Asian Festival on the upper plaza between races, complete with dancing, music, and an excellent selection of Asian beer and food.  

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RiverBarre

Monday, August 20, 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:45pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 27, 2018

Mortensen Riverfront Plaza Hartford, CT 06103 United States

Take the stage at lower Mortensen Riverfront Plaza for RiverBarre, an en-pointe collaboration between Riverfront Recapture and Hartford Sweat. Barre is a total-body-toning workout based on a combination of ballet movement, yoga alignment and Pilates core work. You'll feel the burn with these low-impact body weight exercises that incorporate resistance bands, yoga stretching and controlled breathing. Strengthen and sculpt your body and your mind. Please arrive 15 minutes early to sign in. Bring water and a yoga mat and wear…

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WIP Into Shape

Tuesday, August 21, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Mortensen Riverfront Plaza Hartford, CT 06103 United States
Free

Riverfront Recapture has partnered with WIP Fitness to bring a different kind of workout to the riverfront. Build muscle and strength in this anything but traditional boot camp-style class using bands, body weight, and the plaza itself. This class is accessible to all levels. Free, Tuesdays through August 28th.

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River Reads

Wednesday, August 22, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Mortensen Riverfront Plaza Hartford, CT 06103 United States

Riverfront Recapture and the Hartford Public Library have partnered up to bring you River Reads, featuring different books and guest readers each week. Bring your lunch, and leave with a book from the mobile library. Books for August are: 8/1: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho 8/8: A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle 8/15: Girls of a Tender Age: A Memoir by Mary-Ann Tirone Smith, with guest reader, Mary Tirone Smith 8/22: Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain 8/29:…

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Yoga Flow on the River

Wednesday, August 22, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Mortensen Riverfront Plaza Hartford, CT 06103 United States

Riverfront Recapture has partnered with Hartford Sweat to bring free yoga to the riverfront, every Wednesday night. Stretch and strengthen your body and mind in this class designed to link movement with breath, allowing you to unwind and connect. This class is accessible to all bodies. BYOM.

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Songs of the Silver Screen

Wednesday, August 22, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mortensen Riverfront Plaza Hartford, CT 06103 United States

Head to the riverfront for a free evening of iconic music from some of your favorite films performed by the Over The Moon Theatre Company. Featuring songs from movies dating from the 1930s to today, you'll be taken on a musical journey through cinema history. Songs will include: Nine to Five Rainbow Connection from The Muppet Movie Theme from Love Story Streets of Philadelphia from Philadelphia Moon River from Breakfast at Tiffany’s The Way We Were Miss Celie’s Blues from…

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RiverBarre

Monday, August 27, 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:45pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 27, 2018

Mortensen Riverfront Plaza Hartford, CT 06103 United States

Take the stage at lower Mortensen Riverfront Plaza for RiverBarre, an en-pointe collaboration between Riverfront Recapture and Hartford Sweat. Barre is a total-body-toning workout based on a combination of ballet movement, yoga alignment and Pilates core work. You'll feel the burn with these low-impact body weight exercises that incorporate resistance bands, yoga stretching and controlled breathing. Strengthen and sculpt your body and your mind. Please arrive 15 minutes early to sign in. Bring water and a yoga mat and wear…

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WIP Into Shape

Tuesday, August 28, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Mortensen Riverfront Plaza Hartford, CT 06103 United States
Free

Riverfront Recapture has partnered with WIP Fitness to bring a different kind of workout to the riverfront. Build muscle and strength in this anything but traditional boot camp-style class using bands, body weight, and the plaza itself. This class is accessible to all levels. Free, Tuesdays through August 28th.

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River Reads

Wednesday, August 29, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Mortensen Riverfront Plaza Hartford, CT 06103 United States

Riverfront Recapture and the Hartford Public Library have partnered up to bring you River Reads, featuring different books and guest readers each week. Bring your lunch, and leave with a book from the mobile library. Books for August are: 8/1: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho 8/8: A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle 8/15: Girls of a Tender Age: A Memoir by Mary-Ann Tirone Smith, with guest reader, Mary Tirone Smith 8/22: Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain 8/29:…

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Yoga Flow on the River

Wednesday, August 29, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Mortensen Riverfront Plaza Hartford, CT 06103 United States

Riverfront Recapture has partnered with Hartford Sweat to bring free yoga to the riverfront, every Wednesday night. Stretch and strengthen your body and mind in this class designed to link movement with breath, allowing you to unwind and connect. This class is accessible to all bodies. BYOM.

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September 2018

Hartbeat Music Festival

Saturday, September 8, 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mortensen Riverfront Plaza Hartford, CT 06103 United States + Google Map

Save the date for the first ever Hartbeat Music Festival! A free, day-long celebration of local and regional music, hands-on music activities, local food, beer and more. Lineup (as of May 22): The Professors of Sweet, Sweet Music -The POSSM Among The Acres John Tangsauce Manselle-Young Phat Astronaut Audio Jane Joey Batts/Rudy Restless Mountain Bluegrass Band Rhythmic Circus Lisa Heller HannaH's Field More musical acts and details to come.

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